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Jesuit says goodbye to one of its longest-tenured faculty members

Jesuit says goodbye to one of its longest-tenured faculty members

May 12, 2020

After 43 years of working at Jesuit High School Sacramento, the 2019-2020 school year will be the “last dance” for Mr. Ross Evans.  First hearing of a job opportunity at the school from good friend and former teacher Mr. Gerry Campos, Mr. Evans...

There isn’t much Coach Isaac doesn’t do

There isn’t much Coach Isaac doesn’t do

May 11, 2020

Holding the titles of prefect coordinator, VIP student coordinator, director of Academics Plus, and coach on the football and soccer teams at Jesuit High School Sacramento, there isn’t much Jonathan Isaac doesn’t do. Coach Isaac began working at Jesuit after he...

Through her love of Catholic education, Mrs. Cerati left her mark on Jesuit

Through her love of Catholic education, Mrs. Cerati left her mark on Jesuit

May 8, 2020

Since attending high school at Marymount International School, a Catholic institution in Rome, Italy, Mrs.Victoria Cerati never lost her “profound respect and love for Catholic education.” After arriving in the United States from Italy, Mrs. Cerati bega...

On the field, in the classroom, as the president

On the field, in the classroom, as the president

May 7, 2020

A standout leader, athlete, and student at Jesuit High School Sacramento, Cole Barrett ’20 is hard to miss. After being his class president as a freshman, sophomore, and junior, Cole is now the executive council president, a job that oversees the e...

A season cut short, a career still budding

A season cut short, a career still budding

May 1, 2020

With six graduates currently in professional baseball, Jesuit High School Sacramento has a reputation for producing some of the area’s best baseball talent. That number could grow even larger this summer when Major League Baseball holds its annual First...

Former Jesuit slugger hopes to make Giants roster

Former Jesuit slugger hopes to make Giants roster

April 30, 2020

With eight years of professional baseball experience, Jesuit High School Sacramento alumnus Zach Green ’12 hopes to be a member of the San Francisco Giants once or if the baseball season commences.  Green was invited to major league camp in Spring Training as a n...

The Role He was Born to Play

The Role He was Born to Play

April 29, 2020

“Could you do anything else?”  This was an important question posed to Riley Shanahan ’10 in a New York City Starbucks many summers ago when he was still a student at Jesuit High School Sacramento.  The person asking the question was a J...

Kevin Sheahan '20 surrounded by fellow cast members in the 2019 Spring Musical,

A Home on the Stage

April 28, 2020

The transition to Jesuit High School Sacramento for many freshmen is a crossroads for self-discovery and change. For Kevin Sheahan ’20, the Black Box Theater is the place where he found his passion and voice.  Initially, Kevin had wanted to go out for so...

Matt Strangio’s legacy to run past his time at Jesuit

Matt Strangio’s legacy to run past his time at Jesuit

April 24, 2020

With record-breaking runs at the local and state level, Matt Strangio ’20 is the latest in a long list of great runners to graduate from Jesuit High School in Sacramento.  Matt’s list of athletic achievements is extensive. During his four years at J...

After an accomplished running career, Jesuit alum excels off the track

After an accomplished running career, Jesuit alum excels off the track

April 24, 2020

While Jesuit High School in Sacramento is known for producing great runners, Michael Stember ’96 was extraordinary.  One of the most talented runners in the history of California prep sports, Stember helped lead Jesuit’s cross country teams to thr...

Opinion: Looking back at a crimson and gold decade

Opinion: Looking back at a crimson and gold decade

March 23, 2020

Brightened by a myriad of student accomplishments, the 2010s at Jesuit High School Sacramento were a decade of brilliance and reinvention, filled with stories of thrilling victories, dazzling performances, and breakthroughs that changed our community.  ...

Torin Ducker '20 in his 1973 Volkswagen Super Beetle

Drivers, drive-ins, and rides

March 16, 2020

Every morning and afternoon, hundreds of students and dozens of teachers and faculty flood in and out of Jesuit High School’s parking lots. For most, the lots are just a symbol of commuting drudgery, a dull back-and-forth between school and home. For ot...